Project Graduation benefit sales

The first of three perennial sales to benefit Project Graduation for Bonny Eagle students will be 7 a.m.-4 p.m. on Saturday, July 21, at the home of Buxton Town Clerk John and Louise Myers, 1136 River Road (Route 112) during Buxton Community Day.

The Myers’ home is a gray cape and gray garage at the corner of River Road and Eaton Drive at Tory Hill.

The others, two-day sales, will be held 8 a.m.-4 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 4 and 5, at George E. Jack School on Route 35, Standish, and the finale will be rain or shine on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 15 and 16, in the parking lot at Bonny Eagle Middle School, 92 Sokokis Trail, Buxton.

The sale includes new and unusual perennials started from seeds donated by Maine seed catalog companies.

Dorcas fair, lawn party

The Dorcas Society will hold its annual fair and lawn party 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturday, July 21, at the Tory Hill Church in conjunction with Buxton Community Day.

The event, which will be on the lawn at the church, will included crafts, baked goods, pie contest and raffle. Lunch will be served under a tent.

Crafters should call Jan at 727-5613 or Kathy at 929-6052. For information about the pie contest, sponsored by the Salmon Falls Library, call 929-5575.

Sale benefits BEHS scholarships

A yard sale 8 a.m.- 2 p.m. on Saturday at 476 Sand Pond Road in Limington will benefit Bonny Eagle High School scholarships.

Items include drum table/matching shelf, stereo cabinets, phones, printer and dock for Easy Share camera, humidifier, hibachis, grills, housewares and new items donated by Hannaford and Wal-Mart.

For more information, call 642-3508. Sales will be each Saturday through July, weather permitting.

Library hosting art show

The West Buxton Public Library is holding its first art exhibition and reception on Friday. Aug. 3, from 6-9 p.m., at 34 River Road, in the West Buxton Village area.

The five artists who are exhibiting are Mary Straw Elwell, Jean Libby, Susan Orfant, Sue Ray and Robert Yarumian II. The show will run the month of August. For more information, call 727-5898 or 727-5359, or visit

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